Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Speed-Link SL-8793 Medusa NX 5.1

Speed-Link SL-8793 Medusa NX 5.1
alaScore 78

317 reviews

May, 2020

alaTest has collected and analyzed 317 reviews of Speed-Link SL-8793 Medusa NX 5.1. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and comfort. The price and usability also get good feedback. Views are divided on the portability.

sound, usability, price, comfort, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Speed-Link SL-8793 Medusa NX 5.1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 317 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 93 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 91 of 93 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (22)

Consumer review ( review summary for Speed-Link SL-8793 Medusa NX 5.1


alaTest has collected and analyzed 81 user reviews of Speed-Link SL-8793 Medusa NX 5.1 from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Opinions about the usability and durability are generally positive. The comfort and price also get good opinions. Views are divided on the size.

sound, price, comfort, durability, usability

79% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

May, 2020

Expert review by : Syed Muhammad Usman Pirzada (

Speed Link Medusa NX 5.1 Surround USB Gaming Headset Review


Today, we review a great product from a German Manufacturer Speed Link. The Medusa NX 5.1 is a brilliant headset with an Integrated USB Sound Card.

So simply put, if you are a gamer on a budget and do not currently own a Dedicated 5.1 Surround System, these are the perfect headphones for you. They not only deliver brilliant Gaming Performance, but they are quite good at watching movies too. The...

Apr, 2014

Consumer review (

Good gaming headset


I have bought a second one of these as I was so impressed by the first one i got. The only thing that went wrong with the first was the mic wire broke inside which made voice comms terrible. It did put up with alot of abuse over 4 years mind (getting...

Nov, 2009

Consumer review (

Awsome Headest!


Got this headset as a present for fathers day as a replacement for my almost broken logitech Digital Precision PC Gaming Headset, after plugging this Speedlink headset into my Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Gamer and messing with the soundcard settings &...

Jun, 2008

Consumer review (

worth every penny!


well, i went through a lot of choices when picking a headset to go with my new monitor (no speakers). I though cheap, thought expensive, thought 5.1 ss and only stereo.

Mar, 2008

Consumer review (

Excellent Quality


This headset is amazing. Once you take it out of it's custom made bag and place it on your head for the first time you realise that the build quality is excellent. The ear pads are so comfy and soft on the ears.

Oct, 2007

Consumer review (



Iv'e been wanting a pair of headphones for ages and i have to say these are superb. Running with my Asus P532-E SLi Mainboard which has a 7.1 Hi Definition Gaming Audio Sound Card and I can say the audio is very clear, no distortion and bass is superb....

Oct, 2007

Consumer review (

Great headphones but a few niggles


I've had mine for something like six months now and they are really good headphones, but I've had a couple of issues with the controll box and the rear bass.

Sep, 2007

Consumer review (

The best gaming headphones hands down


I've had one of these for nearly a year now and they a by far the best gaming headphones I've ever used. They are slightly heavy but very comfortable with good sound quality.

Aug, 2007

Consumer review (



i am recently recieved my pair of speed link medusa's and i am in complete shock at the brilliant sound quality and how comfortable they are. I read many reviews on the headphones and new they were the ones for me at this outstanding price its an...

Mar, 2007

Consumer review (

Highly Recommended


Purchased these as I needed a mic for some clan matches upcoming, thought they would also be useful for blocking out the rest of the family :)

Dec, 2006

Price comparison for Speed-Link SL-8793 Medusa NX 5.1